But let's give Lapid the benefit of the doubt, at least before we yank it back.
As for disloyal Democrats, you need to yank the carpet out from under them.
He slammed open my bedroom door and tried to yank me out from my hiding place.
1822, Scottish, of unknown origin. Related: Yanked; yanking. The noun is 1818 in sense of "sudden blow, cuff."
Talking: He kept up his tedious yammer (1500+)verb
[fr Scots dialect, related to German Jammer, ''lamentation, misery'']